The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 3 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 20 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 24.39% 16.67% 30.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.61% 23.81% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 10
Median daily rate £315 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 40.24% 70.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 16
Median daily rate £325 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for C#.

1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (40.00%) MVC
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) CSS
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) Web Development
7 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (24.00%) CRM
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 5 (20.00%) EDI
8 5 (20.00%) ERP
8 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 5 (20.00%) jQuery
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (16.00%) SpecFlow
9 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.00%) SDLC
9 4 (16.00%) WCF
9 4 (16.00%) RESTful
9 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (16.00%) MySQL
10 3 (12.00%) SOAP
10 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (12.00%) Games

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (12.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Back Office
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) C# Developer
3 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (48.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Architect
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Software Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (20.00%) EDI
5 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (16.00%) RESTful
6 4 (16.00%) WCF
7 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.00%) SOAP
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (8.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) WPF
8 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Web Development
3 6 (24.00%) CRM
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Game Development
7 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Logistics
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) SOLID
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (8.00%) XPath
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft